There are many benefits to being a Le Cordon Bleu graduate, whether it's the skills learnt, the friends met or the international network of other graduates from Le Cordon Bleu campuses around the world.
Le Cordon Bleu is recognised worldwide for its excellence in education, providing students with an international passport for a career in the food and hospitality industry. The numerous success stories of its alumni are proof of that, from Julia Child to Giada de Laurentiis, from Dame Mary Berry to Gaston Acurio, and from Yotam Ottolenghi
to Vicky Lau.
Le Cordon Bleu is often spoken of as a powerful network, and it is so on many levels. A network of over 30 institutes worldwide in over 20 countries, of partners and stellar establishments with whom it works to provide the best learning experiences, but above all it is an international network of people. Le Cordon Bleu is a grand family of Le Cordon Bleu master chefs, teachers and industry experts, F&B professionals, industry partners, students and alumni.
Le Cordon Bleu Online Learning
Le Cordon Bleu is happy to provide a discount on some Online Learning courses to our alumni (subject to availability). Contact us here to claim your discount and book a class.
Commanderie des Cordons Bleus, your alumni network on Hosco
Le Cordon Bleu alumni thrive in a variety of roles such as journalists, food critics, writers, food photographers, chefs, entrepreneurs, teachers, hospitality and restaurant managers, consultants, nutritionists, broadcasters, sommeliers, wine agents, food & beverage managers and retailers to name a few!
The Commanderie des Cordons Bleus is the name of your Le Cordon Bleu alumni network, and gathers all of its alumni chapters. From London to São Paulo, Istanbul to Adelaide, our global network is here to support you, even after graduation, so whether you want to immerse yourself in a culture and its cuisine or simply want to travel to somewhere new, our network can help you connect with fellow graduates and businesses in the area.
Le Cordon Bleu alumni can be found all over the world, and we have partnered with Hosco, an international hospitality network proposing access to news, jobs, and partners such as Le Cordon Bleu in over 80 countries globally. On the platform you will able to connect with your peers, opportunities and your institute, ensuring you are the first to know about any alumni chapter exclusive discounts and events in your area.
Join the Commanderie des Cordons Bleus and connect on Hosco.
To all of our alumni that have created their own company, Le Cordon Bleu proposes an alumni sticker that you can put on your business window to showcase that you are a Le Cordon Bleu graduate. Please contact your institute
to make an enquiry.
All Le Cordon Bleu alumni get an exclusive 25% discount on membership for the online cookbooks library, ckbk.
The golden pin
The golden pin is awarded to students at their first graduation. The pin is made to showcase one’s belonging to Le Cordon Bleu alumni network, named Commanderie des Cordons Bleus. The pin can be used by the graduate in two ways: on a daily basis to wear on workwear, uniform or chef’s whites, or in a more occasional way to wear at receptions and events.